Posts Tagged: vintage 60s ads

Slicker Lip Polish Phone Dial by Yardley 1968

This “colorful, gaily decorated, whimsey of a dialing disc” seems to be in keeping with all things groovy that Yardley of London wanted to perpetuate in the late 60s.  Packaged with the six different Slicker Lip Polishes,  this rather fabulous-looking dial was meant to slip on your phone for decoration.  Of course, the only phones… Read more »

Twiggy and the Olivetti Typewriter 1969

I finally found an ad featuring Twiggy!  I’ve been searching amongst my magazines for a glimpse of one of my favorite ’60s model, Twiggy, to no avail until now.  I think, perhaps, it’s because my personal fashion/teen magazine collection is from about 1968 onward, and Twiggy had her modeling heyday in 1966 and 1967. Anyway,… Read more »